Elections and Voter Information

Voter Bill of Rights Video

 

Voter Bill of Rights Video

Vote California Mobile Apps

A Mobile Tool for Voting Information

The Vote California App was developed and launched by the California Secretary of State, The Pew Charitable Trusts and California counties, to connect voters with the essential information they need to cast their ballots.

 

Get it on Google Play

Upcoming Election Deadlines

 

Election DateVoter RegistrationVote-by-Mail
Ballot Request
Completed Ballots,
Including Vote-by-Mail Ballots
April 4, 2017,
Congressional District 34 - Special Election

7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Online or Postmark by
March 20, 2017
Must arrive by
March 28, 2017
Personally delivered ballots: Must be delivered
by close of polls on April 4, 2017;
Mailed ballots: Must be postmarked on or before
April 4, 2017, and received by your county
elections office no later than April 7, 2017.
June 5, 2018,
Statewide Direct Primary Election

7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Online or Postmark by
May 21, 2018
Must arrive by
May 29, 2018
Personally delivered ballots: Must be delivered
by close of polls on June 5, 2018;
Mailed ballots: Must be postmarked on or before
June 5, 2018, and received by your county
elections office no later than June 8, 2018.

Proposed Regulations

Proposed Regulations

Elections Contact

Register to Vote

Elections Division
1500 11th Street, 5th Floor
Sacramento CA 95814
Phone: (916) 657-2166
Fax:(916) 653-3214
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
(excluding state holidays

Email Elections Division Staff

Voter Hotlines

  • (800) 345-VOTE (8683) - English
  • (800) 232-VOTA (8682) - español / Spanish
  • (800) 339-2857 - 中文 / Chinese
  • (888) 345-2692 - हिन्दी / Hindi
  • (800) 339-2865 - 日本語 / Japanese
  • (888) 345-4917 - ខ្មែរ / Khmer
  • (866) 575-1558 - 한국어 / Korean
  • (800) 339-2957 - Tagalog
  • (855) 345-3933 - ภาษาไทย / Thai
  • (800) 339-8163 - Việt ngữ / Vietnamese
    (800) 833-8683 - TTY/TDD